With the introduction of “4NEWS“, the ProSiebenSat.1 PULS 4 group has launched Austria’s first interactive 24-hour HbbTV News station. And with it the app of the same name ”4NEWS“ is now also available as a Smart channel. The video-on-demand app is broadcast via HbbTV as an independent station and provides the latest from the areas of News, Service, Lifestyle and Sport, which are available around the clock depending on the viewer’s preference. What’s special about it: The continuously updated video content is fed directly by category to the top of the screen and so always provides up-to-date information. Viewers can actively flip between categories using the arrow buttons on their remote control and select their own top news or be kept up-to-date automatically with the leanback mode.

The app focuses on the following